Political Headlines - September 20, 2012

Here are the top POLITICAL headlines from today: 

  • Romney's words hinder his campaign: Mitt Romney's campaign problems cannot be fixed with staff changes, since it is the candidate's own words that are being used against him. Globe politics reporter Matt Viser writes.





  • Democrats face tough odds to regain House controlThe contests in New Hampshire serve as microcosms of the battle for control of the US House, as Democrats hit Republicans over Medicare and the so-called Ryan budget. Globe politics reporter Bobby Caina Calvan writes.



New poll shows Scott Brown leading Elizabeth Warren, after four other polls showed Warren ahead: Warren's DNC momentum fades as tight Senate race swings again. Globe politics reporter Noah Bierman details.